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The classic that is widely acknowledged to be the most valuable and insightful book ever written on the dynamics of working-class family life by a renowned sociologist, psychotherapist, and bestselling author."One of the most devastating critiques of contemporary American life that I have read."--Michael B. Katz Professor of History, York University"This is a sensitive and compassionate portrayal of childhood, marriage, and adult life among the hard-working not-quite poor. It is an important contribution to our understanding of ourselves."--Robert S. Weiss, author of "Marital Separation"

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780465092482
ISBN-10: 0465092489
Format: Paperback
(203mm x 127mm x 17mm)
Pages: 320
Imprint: Basic Books
Publisher: The Perseus Books Group
Publish Date: 9-Sep-1992
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Lillian B. Rubin

Lillian Rubin lives and works in San Francisco. She is an internationally known writer and lecturer, who has published twelve books over the last three decades. She is a sociologist and psychotherapist.